Young Envoys Programme

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Programme Overview

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Programme Schedule

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Application Criteria                                                           

  • 12 to 18 years old (as on 1 June 2020)
  • Full-time student
  • Experienced in community services/volunteer work
  • Good language and communication skills (including Cantonese, English & Putonghua)
  • Outspoken, positive, independent and have good team spirit



Applicants must submit the following documents on or before 1 November 2019 (Friday)

  1. Completed online application form
  2. Written proof or copies of certificates for any community services/volunteer works
  3. A 500-1000 word essay in English/Chinese  or  a video in 1-2 minute(s) on the topic of 'What are the difficulties of promoting children's rights in Hong Kong? How should it be solved?'


Screening & Interview   

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews in November 2019. Applicants who do not receive notification within November 2019 shall assume their application unsuccessful. UNICEF HK reserves the right to final decision.



UNICEF Young Envoys must:

  • Attend ALL training and activities under UNICEF Young Envoys Programme 2020, including interviews and media activities if any.
  • Participate in the production of publication and promotion materials after the field visit and assist in organizing follow-up activities.
  • Actively advocate for child rights whenever possible.


Participation Fee                                                      

FREE — includes round-trip air tickets, accommodation, meals, ground transport and travel insurance of field visit.



All trainings are mainly conducted in Cantonese, candidates who have a good level of listening Cantonese are preferable




  • In person or by post to: Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF, 7/F, SUP Tower, 75-83 King's Road, Hong Kong
    (Please state 'Application for UNICEF Young Envoys Programme 2020' on the envelop)


Promotion Materials



Eric Tang, Education Officer (Youth Engagement)          

Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF

Tel: 2338 5151


Application Form